Solution Architect - Tier 1 Consultancy (Insurance / FS)

75000.00 - 90000.00 GBP Annual + GBP75000 - GBP90000/annum Bonus/Bens
13 Feb 2017
28 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Solution Architect - Consultancy (Insurance) | GBP75,000 - GBP90,000 + bonus/benefits | London

One of the UK's leading insurance professional services firms are seeking a number of experienced Solution Architect's to join a newly formed consultancy delivery team, implementing solutions to some of the biggest names in the UK insurance sector. The company in question are going through substantial expansion and investment and are looking for experienced Solution Architect's to join the team in this exciting phase of the company's growth!

The role of Solution Architect will focus on major, multi national programmes within the insurance systems space and will typically be involved in the design, implementation and delivery on a range of business critical programmes in the insurance space. You will work on projects spanning core insurance systems, technology strategy and long-term road-map planning. The role will require working closely with internal teams, 3rd party software vendors/suppliers as well technical SME's and senior level stakeholders internally. You will have a strong understanding of both business and technical aspects of delivery and ideally will have implemented and/or worked on policy admin solutions previously.

To be considered you will have:

-A strong background and experience as a Solution Architect within the insurance space
-Knowledge and experience of working with core insurance systems
- Broad technical background spanning software and infrastructure, while also ideally having a strong background in Oracle
-Experience with mainstream technologies like Java, Linux, AWS, Oracle etc
-Strong experience spanning business and IT Projects within the insurance space
-Proven experience working in an agile environment
-Strong commutation skills and gravitas to work at senior level.
- Previous client facing or consultancy experience would be a bonus

Personally you will be a disciplined thinker and capable of working across organisational boundaries in a very demanding, high-output environment. You will have outstanding organisational skills, attention to detail and accuracy is essential. Must be pro-active, adaptable and results driven. You will be a proven leader who must be able to work under pressure, juggle multiple projects, using own initiative and motivation to meet deadlines and set priorities without close supervision.

This is a key role working on business critical projects for one of the fastest growing and most exciting companies in the UK insurance market. You will work on greenfield projects and have the opportunity to develop and progress quickly. This is a great opportunity to join one of the worlds leading brands and work on one of the biggest, most high profile programmes of work within the insurance space. Please send your CV immediately for more information.



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